29 Oct '13, 5pm

It's cumbersome to try out new textures in web design. This Sass mixin aims to make it easier.

Texture Mixin for Sass Magnus Gyllenswärd October 28, 2013 sass design Although current trends claim that flat, un-skeumorphic design is the only way to go, it's hard to fully dismiss the importance of textures when it comes to setting a mood or a hierarchical structure on a web page. Textures aren't easy to try There are many great articles on the use of textures on websites, but still the workflow for trying textures out is fairly cumbersome. You go about finding, or creating, a texture image, turn it into alpha mode so you can see background colors through it, make sure it's in the right folder, set up your CSS and preview what it looks like on your site. Only to find out that it didn't fit the rest of the content. Then you start over. A Sass mixin to make it easier In order to cut down on this tedious process, I've been working on an experimental Sass mixin that lets y...

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